A/C slow getting cold. - GM Forum - Buick, Cadillac, Chev, Olds, GMC & Pontiac chat


2000-2005 Discuss your 2000-2005 Bonneville SE, SLE, and SSEi Please use General Chat for non-mechanical issues, and Performance and Brainstorming for improvements.

Reply
 
 
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 07-20-2009, 04:14 PM   #1
Junior Member
Posts like a V-Tak
Thread Starter
 
Danrod963's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2006
Location: Sacramento, CA
Posts: 25
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Danrod963 is on a distinguished road
Default A/C slow getting cold.

Hello Everyone,

I'm having an issue with my A/C on my 2002 Bonneville SE. On extremely hot days, my ac doesn't seem to blow cold air unless its been on for quite some time, usually 15-20 min. When its over 100 degrees out, this can be quite annoying. Especially since by the time the ac actually gets cold enough to be comfortable, I'm already home.

The compressor is fairly new. It was changed about two summers ago. I've also checked the pressure in the system, and it shows its fully charge. Although the gauge I used was from one of those DIY recharge kits I had from years ago.

I've also noticed, the AC gets colder faster if I drive faster. And the blower motor is really loud, but still blows plenty of air.

Any ideas on what might be keeping it from getting cold that long?
Danrod963 is offline   Reply With Quote
 
 
Reply

Related Topics
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
My Easter Sunday wheels.... sharp, but slow....five-slow. OLBlueEyesBonne Lounge 6 04-09-2007 12:25 AM
slow take off(cold start) klystronik 1992-1999 15 05-17-2006 11:28 PM
A/C Problems - Cold then HOT then Cold then Hot!!!!! nick s 1992-1999 13 04-22-2006 11:40 AM
Cold start,smokey exhaust, and cold air only jeff 1992-1999 0 11-20-2003 02:56 PM
Getting new job.. getting paid, getting mods Wolfedog50 Performance, Brainstorming & Tuning 3 05-08-2003 02:31 PM


Tags
a/c, air conditioning

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off



All times are GMT -4. The time now is 08:57 PM.


We are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites.